Vijay Prashad

Mandela, the Unapologetic Radical

The world’s powerful now mourn an icon, but still avoid facing his politics.

Fort Hood Murders Evoke Racist Reactions

The media’s blame of Major Hasan’s religion is a convenient way to avoid everything else.

It’s not a new generation of Black leaders. It’s a new politic.

Author Vijay Prashad reviews Gwen Ifill’s much-anticipated book and suggests what the new cadre of politicians need from us.

The Full Force of Black Pain

A review of five books about Katrina by Vijay Prashad.